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Attention: BIMS will be closed on Thursday September 7, 2017 12pm – 5pm for Advisor Briefing Day.


Please note that BIMS is currently in the process of implementing a new appointment scheduler, therefore no advising appointments will be available for scheduling.

Walk in advising is available every day Monday - Friday

August 21st until further notice

from 8:30am – 11:00am and 1:30pm -3:30pm.

Thank you for your patience while we are working to better develop our appointment scheduler.


Have you attended a 30 minute training session for the new appointment scheduler?

Visit our website to sign up!


Our offices have moved into the beautiful Veterinary Building Education Complex (VBEC), room 123 VIDI. Our phone number has not changed: 979-845-4941. Prospective families should park in the MSC University Center Garage OR the Medical Sciences Library (pay by the space) visitor areas and use bus route 9 “VETMED” bus route to come to VIDI. Please see for the active bus map. Our prospective student visits will be held in VIDI (not the Med Sciences Library).

The BIMS office will be closed on Friday 2/17/17 for 2+2 Transfer information day. We will not have regularly scheduled student appointments. We will not have prospective student/visitor appointments on this day. We will resume normal operations on 2/20/17. Thank you! for leaving us a message.

Change of Major Meetings

Prospective BIMS and USVM students must attend one of the following change of major meetings and submit a change of major application (form) available at the meetings.

Date Time Location
February 8, 2017 2:30-3:30 pm VIDI RM 102
March 14, 2017 2:30-3:30 pm VIDI RM 105
April 12, 2017 2:30-3:30 pm VIDI RM 102
May 9, 2017 2:30-3:30 pm VIDI RM 106

Scholastic Probation and Suspension:

  1. Please see the attached for Probation and suspension rules for Biomedical Sciences: Scholastic Probation and Suspension
  2. For Scholastic Probation and Suspension rules for USVM, please visit our Concentration page.

Notification of Tracking Satisfactory Academic Progress: Standard for Degree Progress

STANDARD for SATISFACTORY DEGREE PROGRESS: College of Veterinary Medicine undergraduate students (BIMS and USVM) have the obligation to make satisfactory progress towards completion of all degree requirements. A minimum standard to measure degree progress requires satisfactory completion of 75% of attempted course credit hours each academic year. BIMS and USVM students are expected to take course work that applies towards the appropriate BIMS/USVM major.

Force Forms Are Going Online This Fall

Force forms will be online starting this fall. The link given will be available beginning November 12, 2015. Please submit force forms online this fall.

International Stockmen’s Educational Foundation

International Stockmen’s Educational Foundation (ISEF) awards International Livestock Congress travel fellowships each year to senior-level undergraduates and graduate students currently enrolled in accredited colleges of universities. Information can be found at the ISEF website.

Schedule an Appointment With a BIMS Advisor

To schedule your appointment, please use the Online Appointment Scheduler.

Please do not make appointments after 5:00 pm for the next day. As our office closes at 5:00 pm, we will not have your folder pulled and your information gathered in time for the appointment. We thank you for this courtesy to our staff.

Please note: if you get an email with an appointment date, but no time listed, you are not fully on the appointment list and should chose a different date/time, as it is a double-booking error.